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Alex Lifeson Signature

Gibson Memphis honors the world renowned guitarist of Rush with the popular new Les Paul-meets-ES-335 hybrid, made to the specifications of Alex Lifeson himself. Premiere tone is produced thanks to quarter-sawn, thermally engineered Adirondack spruce bracing and a thermally engineered Mahogany centerblock, two PAF-like MHS humbuckers, matched potentiometers, historic truss rod, titanium bridge saddles, a bo ...

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Mick Jagger Wrote a “Masterpiece” Memoir…. But Refuses to Publish it!

The Rolling Stones’ star apparently started the 75,000 word memoir back in the late 1970s, and was paid a £1m advance. But then he didn’t like it, refused to have it published and gave the money back! Publisher John Blake claims it’s a “masterpiece” but “it was light on sex and drugs” and the publishers didn’t rate it anyway. How strange... ...

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Keith Urban Stars in ACM 2017 Nominations

With his Ripcord album a huge hit, it’s no surprise that Keith Urban leads the nominations in the 2017 Academy of Country Music Awards. There’s also plenty of nods for Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, Tim McGraw and others. Even Dierks Bentley is nominated... and he’s hosting it! The awards ceremony takes place on April 2 2017 in Las Vegas. ...

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Blanched Beauty – 2017’s Gibson Les Paul Faded

The Gibson Les Paul Faded offers a raw, road-worn vibe and stripped-back spec at an unbelievable price. With uncovered PAF-like pickups and simple controls, these Fadeds are the very essence of a Les Paul – distilled. In Worn Brown and Worn Cherry, these powerful LPs are sure to find a place in your stage or even studio set-up. ...

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